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#10 Penn State Nittany Lions (11-2)


Sat. 9/5 Sat. 9/12 Sat. 9/19 Sat. 9/26 Sat. 10/3
vs. KentSt
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@ VaTech
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vs. SJSU
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vs. NW
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@ Mich
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Franklin's deal with Penn State worth $38.2M over 6 years

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) Penn State football coach James Franklin is guaranteed at least $38.2 million over the length of a new six-year contract that runs through 2025.

The contract was agreed to by Franklin and approved by Penn State's Board of Trustees in December. Terms of the agreement were announced Wednesday.

The 48-year-old Franklin will earn $5.4 million next year, plus a retention bonus of $300,000 if he is still coach on Dec. 31. His salary rises every season, topping out at $6.5 million, with a $500,000 retention bonus in 2025. Franklin also is guaranteed a $1 million annual loan toward life insurance.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: S. Clifford2654
Passing TDs: S. Clifford23
Rushing Yards: J. Brown890
Rushing TDs: J. Brown12
Receiving Yards: K. Hamler904
Receiving TDs: K. Hamler8
Interceptions: J. Brisker2
Schedule 2020
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/5 vs. Kent State TBA
9/12 at Virginia Tech TBA
9/19 vs. San Jose State TBA
9/26 vs. Northwestern TBA
10/3 at Michigan TBA
10/17 vs. Iowa TBA
10/24 vs. Ohio State TBA
10/31 at Indiana TBA
11/7 at Nebraska TBA
11/14 vs. Michigan State TBA
11/21 vs. Maryland TBA
11/28 at Rutgers TBA
Big Ten
East
  Conference Overall
2 Ohio State 9-0 13-1
10 Penn State 7-2 11-2
14 Michigan 6-3 9-4
Indiana 5-4 8-5
Michigan State 4-5 7-6
Maryland 1-8 3-9
Rutgers 0-9 2-10
West
  Conference Overall
8 Wisconsin 7-2 10-4
18 Minnesota 7-2 11-2
16 Iowa 6-3 10-3
Illinois 4-5 6-7
Nebraska 3-6 5-7
Purdue 3-6 4-8
Northwestern 1-8 3-9
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 5355 (51)
Passing Yards: 2877 (69)
Rushing Yards: 2478 (36)
Points per game: 35.8 (15)
Yards per game: 411.9 (57)
Touchdowns: 59 (16)
Field Goals: 13 (76)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 4527 (31)
Passing Yards: 3269 (103)
Rushing Yards: 1258 (5)
Points per game: 16.0 (8)
Yards per game: 348.2 (34)
Touchdowns: 23 (5)
Field Goals: 16 (85)
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